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Live readings by poet, activist and essayist Audre Lorde (1934 - 1992) from her non-fiction work, The Cancer Journals (Aunt Lute Books, 1980). She starts with personal readings in which she shares her experiences with breast cancer. She warns of the dangers of silence and denial, and how to take action by becoming visible to one another about the issue. She goes on to discuss how the established cancer industry is motivated by profit, and that prevention and alternative therapies are not...
Topics: Women authors -- Personal narratives., Lorde, Audre, Breast -- Cancer -- Patients -- Biography.,...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982